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Women's Health News

Preconception counseling helps moms prep for babyAug 18, 2010
Genetic family history, among other things, will help future parents meet challenges.
BCM home nurse program helps young mothers, childrenJun 22, 2010
Nurse-Family partnership celebrates two years helping young, first-time mothers
Peggy Smith receives 2010 Kathryn S. Stream AwardMay 14, 2010
Dr. Peggy Smith awarded for dedication to improving teen health.
Common apnea questionnaire needs customization for pregnant momsMay 6, 2010
BCM researchers found that the Berlin questionnaire does not accurately identify pregnant women with obstructive sleep apnea.
Smith Breath Center receives grant to continue support for Ben Taub breast clinicApr 16, 2010
The $350,000 Avon Foundation for Women grant will sustain the largest dedicated breast clinic for the medically underserved community.
BCM experts, others address mammography, cervical cancer recommendationsJan 25, 2010
Mammography and cervical cancer screening panel features two BCM experts.
Teens turn to new options for birth controlJan 25, 2010
Injections and implants among new types of teen birth control